Network Update: San Francisco and East Bay Areas

Posted by on Oct 20, 2020 in Access, Network

Sutter Health Plus offers large group employers, small-business owners, and individuals affordable health plans that provide access to a network of high-quality providers. As of Jan. 1, 2021, Sutter Health Plus will have a comprehensive network that includes more than 1,500 PCPs, 5,300 specialists, and many other healthcare providers.

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Kicking the Nicotine Habit

Posted by on Oct 14, 2020 in Access, Health and Wellness

Did you know that nicotine, the main chemical in tobacco, is just as addictive as heroin or cocaine? When tobacco is used to deliver nicotine—whether by inhalation, through cigarettes and vaping, or smokeless products, like chewing tobacco—it can result in cancer, emphysema, stroke, and heart disease. Although quitting smoking and other nicotine habits can be one of the most difficult things to do, it can also be an important step toward enhancing the length and quality of a person’s life. Within two weeks of quitting smoking, most withdrawal symptoms disappear and the body begins repairing itself. If you are ready to quit the nicotine habit, help is available.

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Taking Care of Your Mental Health with Sanvello

Posted by on Oct 5, 2020 in Access, COVID-19, Digital Health, Health and Wellness, Mental Health

At Sutter Health Plus, we believe a person’s total wellbeing incorporates their overall physical health with their emotional and mental health. Many people today are struggling with our current reality—whether it is missing friends and family, sleepless nights, a lack of physical connectedness, family difficulties, or caring for others. With these circumstances, on top of the stresses of everyday life, it’s more important than ever to take care of your mental health.

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Sutter Walk-In Care Now Open in Solano County

Posted by on Sep 28, 2020 in Access, Network

Sutter Health Plus members in Vacaville and surrounding communities now have access to a new Sutter Walk-In Care location for convenient, same-day care for everyday health needs—with or without an appointment. Located at 2060 Harbison Dr., Suite D, in the Vacaville Commons Shopping Center, adjacent to the Vacaville Premier Outlets, Sutter Walk-In Care is open daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.; holiday hours may vary.

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Keeping up on Pediatric Immunizations

Posted by on Aug 18, 2020 in Access, COVID-19, Health and Wellness

For many parents, navigating back-to-school is very different this year. Whether your family is distance learning from home, in-person at school, or somewhere in between, it is important to keep children up-to-date on immunizations. By not delaying immunizations, children can be better protected against preventable diseases like measles and chickenpox, especially if they have a weakened immune system.

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Summer Skin Safety

Posted by on Aug 14, 2020 in Access, Health and Wellness

Summer is all about heading outdoors for fun activities, fresh air, and to soak in some Vitamin D from the sun. It’s important to remember that without protection, exposure to the sun’s ultraviolet (UV) rays can damage your skin in as little as 15 minutes. Over time, this can lead to skin cancer, which is the most common cancer in the U.S. Fortunately, most skin cancers can be prevented. Here are some of the best ways to help protect you and your family.

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